The contents of a southern mansion will be among the items offered during a two-day estate sale, Sept. 25-26, presented by Richard D. Hatch & Assoc.
More than 350 items of political memorabilia, including an 1860 Abraham Lincoln campaign hat badge, will come before bidders Sept. 26 through Heritage Auctions.
From one of the most distinguished private collections of Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre, 20 examples came to auction through James D. Julia, Inc., recently, including a unique Nizami covered box that realized $23,692.
In a new exhibition, Silver: From Mine to Masterpiece, scheduled to open Sept. 12, 2015 at the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum in Williamsburg, 170 items of silver — from the colonial period to the early 19th century — will be displayed. The exhibition runs through Jan. 7, 2018.
The current auction record for a Spitler-decorated item, which was set in 2004, is nearly $1 million. Antoinette Rahn compiles a list of little-known facts regarding the life and work of Johannes Spitler (1774-1837).
The National Civil War Show & Sale is back, and it will host more than 200 dealers with a variety of Civil War artifacts Saturday, Sept. 19 at the DuPage County Fairgrounds in Wheaton, Ill.
With the worldwide ban on ivory, it is absolutely essential one can decipher ivory from plastic when it comes to antiques and collectibles. In the latest Ask the Experts column, Dr. G. Marchelos offers a clear caution of closely examining items and seeking documentation, as he fields a reader's inquiry about determining if an...
Alexander Calder's sculpture "Long Brass Tail" may command $600,000 during Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' Sept. 24-25 auction.
A Maria Theresia Austrian armoire cabinet, once owned by Luise Rainer, the first actress to win back-to-back Academy Awards, will come to auction Oct. 1 through Julien's Auctions.
John Moran Auctioneers will bid farewell to its long-time auction site Sept. 29, with a Decorative Arts auction featuring basketry, textiles, jewelry and beadwork, Persian rugs, and French furniture, among others. The company's Oct. 20 sale will be held in the new auction and warehouse facility in Monrovia, Calif.